So this has been a little odd for me this week, writing-wise. It started off well, and I did a fair bit of writing during the week. Maybe a bit too much, actually, because I practically had to force myself to write this weekend. I honestly didn’t feel much like it. Maybe I’ve been pushing myself little too hard, trying to write to much and not giving myself enough breaks. I’m going to give myself Monday to Wednesday this week off, in hopes that it’ will allow me to feel up for writing a bunch on the weekend, which is a 4-day weekend due to Easter. We’ll see how it goes.
I did cajole myself into making my goal this week though, writing 6.4k on a goal of 6k. Not over it by much, but not bad given I didn’t really want to write this weekend. Same goal for next week, as it seems to be a good amount for me.
I’m still happy with what I’m writing though, which is good, and I think a lot of it will stand up well when I’m done the draft and move on to editing. That’s still at least a month off, probably more. I’m trying not to think too much about that, or about the various idea fragments I’m thinking up, so that I can stay focused. I just write the fragments down and move on with things. They’ll still be there when I’m done this draft and need to write something else to keep myself distracted while the manuscript chills.